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35/2 and some flowers

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by mood, Aug 10, 2008.

  1. mood

    mood

    Jun 27, 2007
    So Fla
  2. Excellent Frank. You know, I always wanted to know if the AF version is much different than the AIS lens. It is my understanding they share the same formula. I firmly believe the AIS lens is the better built but, are they optically different?
    Anyway, those are excellent shots.
    William Rodriguez
    Miami, Florida.
     
  3. mood

    mood

    Jun 27, 2007
    So Fla
    thanks William
    can't help you with your question though

    I'm sure the AIS is all metal and tougher than the AF model, like most older lenses
     
  4. pretty shots
    #3 is my favorite here
     
  5. ghursh

    ghursh

    373
    Jul 3, 2007
    Gilbert, AZ
    very nice
     
  6. rotxlk82

    rotxlk82

    Jul 20, 2007
    UK
    Nice work, particually no3.

    This lens does macro very well, with your help of course!
     
  7. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    #3 and the frog are nice
     
  8. mood

    mood

    Jun 27, 2007
    So Fla
    thanks everyone
    guess # 3 is the better of the bunch, as I thought as well

    oh,,and the frog ..thanks Randy :cool: 
     
  9. 4 and frog for me Frank.... :)  Nice set!
     
  10. Those are really nice!

    I'm a fan of this lens too.
     
  11. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    Austin
    Really nice set, Frank! The 3rd one is just awesome :biggrin:
     
  12. mood

    mood

    Jun 27, 2007
    So Fla
    thanks Rich, Joe and Francis

    one day I'll grow up and get a real macro :cool: 

    although I am a fan of limited DOF for flowers
     
  13. asaya

    asaya

    Aug 7, 2006
    Syracuse, NY
    Tony Saya
    Actually Frank I like the second one, nice stuff
     
  14. A "real" macro will really get you that limited DOF Frank (especially as you near 1:1). I hereby grant you permission to acquire one - of your choice.

    Will love to see what you would do with it... :biggrin:
     
  15. leifw

    leifw

    472
    Jul 25, 2007
    Bozeman, MT
    Nicely done, Frank.
     
  16. mood

    mood

    Jun 27, 2007
    So Fla
    thanks Tony,Leif, Rich

    if anyone cares, I took out #1 and 2 for different PP, which I've yet to do
    so #1 now , was # 3...:cool: 

    Rich I am leaning towards an old school 55 3.5
     
  17. Love them all, nice work.
     
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